Recruitment Specialist CAMP

Salisbury, MD


Salisbury University, a member of the University System of Maryland, is a regionally accredited four-year comprehensive institution offering 60 distinct graduate and undergraduate programs. Located on the historic Eastern Shore, SU's beautiful campus is some 30 miles from the Atlantic beaches and 2.5 hours from Baltimore and Washington, D.C.

Salisbury University is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Recruitment Specialist - College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP) Grant.

Primary Job Duties: The position will be responsible for promoting program services and soliciting prospective participants based on the program's eligibility criteria; work closely with partner organizations and migrant educational program staff to locate potential participants; and assist the project director with maintaining eligibility documents for potential participants and record documents of individuals recruited and enrolled in the program.

Minimum Qualifications: 3 to 5 years of prior experience working with migrant seasonal farmworkers. Basic Computer Skills (word, internet, email).

Preferred Qualifications: High School Diploma/GED preferred. At least one (1) year of experience working with migrant seasonal farmworkers in the Delmarva Peninsula is preferred.

This position requires knowledge of the locations on the Delmarva Peninsula where migrant and seasonal farmworkers reside, work and frequently visit; knowledge of the agricultural community on the Delmarva Peninsula, including the local growers, and agricultural production activities outlined in the project's recruitment plan; willingness and skills to collaborate with community organizations, faith based institutions, migrant educational program staff and a working knowledge of the services they provide. Ability to speak Spanish and/or Creole. Willingness to work flexible hours and drive to places migrant and seasonal farmworkers are located.

This is a part-time, non-exempt contractual position. The starting salary is $15.00 per hour.

Applications will be accepted via Salisbury University's Online Employment Application System. Please visit our website http://www.salisbury.edu/hr/careers/ to apply online. See the FAQs of the Online Employment Application System for more information and instructions. To be considered an applicant, you must apply online and submit a cover letter and resume . All documents that you wish to provide must be attached to your application in the Online Employment Application System. Please do not send any documents via E-mail. Three professional references will be requested and required before the final stages of the search. Candidates will be notified prior to references being contacted.

Applications received by September 30, 2019, will be given full consideration. The position will remain open until filled.

Diversity and inclusion are core values of Salisbury University. We strive to create a truly diverse and inclusive environment where the richness of ideas, backgrounds, and perspectives of our community is harnessed to create value for our University community to include students, faculty, and staff, today and in the future. To this end, the University recruits exceptional and diverse faculty, staff, and students from across Maryland, the United States, and around the world, supporting all members of the University community as they work together to achieve institutional goals and vision. To learn more about the University's commitment to fostering a diverse and inclusive campus, please visit http://www.salisbury.edu/equity/ .

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